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Delhi So Far Receives Lowest Rainfall In August In 10 Years
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Delhi So Far Receives Lowest Rainfall In August In 10 Years

Delhi recorded 37.1 mm rainfall in the first 12 days of August last year (Representational)New Delhi: The national capital has recorded 72 per cent less rainfall than normal in August so far, the lowest in 10 years, according to India Meteorological Department data.This is despite the weather department's prediction of moderate to heavy rains between Sunday and Thursday.The Safdarjung Observatory, which provides official figures for the city, has recorded just 31.1 mm rainfall this month so far against the normal of 109.6 mm.The Palam weather station has recorded 55.6 mm precipitation, which is 51 per cent less than the normal 114.3 mm.The Lodhi Road Observatory has gauged just 25.6 mm rainfall against the normal of 109.6 mm -- a deficiency of 77 per cent.The national capital recorded 3...
इजरायल की रोबोट तकनीक से आसान होगा कोरोना वायरस का इलाज, AIIMS को मिले ये नए उपकरण
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इजरायल की रोबोट तकनीक से आसान होगा कोरोना वायरस का इलाज, AIIMS को मिले ये नए उपकरण

आर्टिफिशियल इंटेलिजेंस (एआई) आधारित इस तकनीक के जरिए डॉक्टर मरीजों के संपर्क में आए बिना अच्छे से देखभाल कर सकते हैं. मरीजों की हृदय गति, सांस लेने की गति आदि पर निगरानी रखी जा सकती है. Source link
3 Cops Among 8 Arrested For Attempted Robbery In Delhi: Police
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3 Cops Among 8 Arrested For Attempted Robbery In Delhi: Police

Three Delhi Police personnel along with five others have been arrested. (Representational)New Delhi: Three Delhi Police personnel along with five others have been arrested for allegedly trying to rob a businessman at gunpoint in south Delhi's Mahipalpur area, officials said on Tuesday.Sandeep, Manu and Amit are the arrested policemen. One of them is posted at the Special Cell of Delhi Police, they said.According to the police, Naveen Sehrawat, director of a business firm, lodged a report on Sunday alleging that four men barged into his office when he was busy working with his staff. The men told him that they were police officials and threatened him to hand over all the valuables.When Sehrawat asked them to show their identity cards, one of them slapped him and the other pointed a pisto...
दिल्ली: वाहन के अंदर भी मास्क लगाना हुआ जरूरी, उल्लंघन करने पर देना होगा जुर्माना
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दिल्ली: वाहन के अंदर भी मास्क लगाना हुआ जरूरी, उल्लंघन करने पर देना होगा जुर्माना

दिल्ली में अब कोरोना की रोकथाम के लिए निजी वाहन के अंदर भी मास्क पहनने को अनिवार्य कर दिया गया है. ऐसा नहीं करने पर जुर्माना लगाया जा सकता है. Source link
कोरोना संकट: केजरीवाल सरकार का बड़ा फैसला, Delhi में अब रात 10 बजे तक खुलेंगी शराब की दुकानें
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कोरोना संकट: केजरीवाल सरकार का बड़ा फैसला, Delhi में अब रात 10 बजे तक खुलेंगी शराब की दुकानें

राजस्व को बढ़ावा देने के लिए दिल्ली की केजरीवाल सरकार ने बड़ा फैसला करते हुए राजधानी दिल्ली में शराब की दुकानों को सुबह 10 बजे से रात 10 बजे तक खोलने का आदेश किया है. इससे पहले लॉकडाउन के बाद शराब की दुकानें सुबह 10 बजे से रात के 9 बजे तक खौली जा रही थी. Source link
Delhi Liquor Shops To Stay Open Till 10 pm
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Delhi Liquor Shops To Stay Open Till 10 pm

Delhi government has extended timings for opening of liquor shops in the national capital.New Delhi: The Delhi government has extended timings for opening of liquor shops in the national capital by one hour. An official said the move will also help increase the government's revenue.Before the coronavirus-forced lockdown, liquor shops in the city used to remain open till 10 pm. However, the timing for their operation had been curtailed by an hour when they were allowed to open again in May.According to an order issued by the excise department on Thursday, liquor shops in the city will now open from 10 am to 10 pm instead of the earlier timing of 10 am to 9 pm."In pursuance to guidelines issued by chairperson, state executive committee, Delhi Disaster Management Authority, Government of N...
Seek Help From City Government To Repay Loan: Centre To Delhi Metro
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Seek Help From City Government To Repay Loan: Centre To Delhi Metro

Delhi Metro operations have been closed for the public since March 22 in view of the COVID-19.New Delhi: The Centre has asked the Delhi Metro Rail Corporation to approach the city government for financial assistance for repayment of the soft loan it had taken from Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) for various projects.The DMRC had received a total loan of Rs 35,198 crore from JICA."We have received such a communication from the ministry recently. The same is being examined and processed," said Anuj Dayal, Executive Director, DMRC.He responded to a query over reports that the Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs has directed all metros to write to their respective state governments for assistance regarding repayment of loans taken from external lending agencies.The loa...
Man Accused Of Raping 12-Year-Old Girl Inside Her Home In Delhi Arrested
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Man Accused Of Raping 12-Year-Old Girl Inside Her Home In Delhi Arrested

The child is in a serious state, Arvind Kejriwal had said (File)A man accused of raping and torturing a 12-year-old girl in her Delhi house has been arrested, the police said. The survivor underwent a surgery at AIIMS hospital and was critical, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said earlier today, calling it a barbaric crime.The accused has been identified as 33-year-old Krishna, against whom 4 criminals cases, including one of murder, had been registered in the past, Joint Commissioner of Police Shalini Singh informed. She alleged the accused had entered the house with an intention to loot. The survivor was sexually assaulted at her west Delhi house on Tuesday, when her parents were at work. She was repeatedly hit by a sharp object on her head and face and was lying in a pool of blood whe...
JNU gets Rs 455 cr for new buildings, research centres – Times of India
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JNU gets Rs 455 cr for new buildings, research centres – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Jawaharlal Nehru University on Tuesday announced that it has secured financial assistance from the Higher Education Funding Agency (HEFA) of Rs 455.02 crore for the construction of new academic buildings, hostels, research centres and installation of integrated and unified Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system. "The funds allotted by HEFA shall be utilised for the construction of hostels for students and researchers of School of Engineering and Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship, trans-disciplinary academic research, advanced animal research facility, advanced instrumentation research facility, incubation centres for start-up companies, a special centre for e-learning, lecture hall complex and setting up of integrated and unified ERP syste...
Lt Guv Congratulates Delhi Police Official’s Daughter for Securing 6th Rank in UPSC Exam 2019
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Lt Guv Congratulates Delhi Police Official’s Daughter for Securing 6th Rank in UPSC Exam 2019

A total of 829 candidates have qualified for civil services, including IAS and IPS, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced on Tuesday. PTIUpdated:August 5, 2020, 10:19 AM IST File image of Delhi L-G Anil Baijal. (Photo: PTI) Delhi Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Tuesday congratulated the daughter of a Delhi Police assistant sub inspector who secured sixth rank in the UPSC civil services examination 2019. A total of 829 candidates have qualified for civil services, including IAS and IPS, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) announced on Tuesday. Pradeep Singh, Jatin Kishore and Pratibha Verma secured the first, second and third positions, respectiv...